A3 Business Forum Shows How to Align People and Technology

Companies that develop excellence in all phases of their business are well-positioned to gain market share. Implementing the latest technologies in automation and robotics is a commitment to produce the best possible results and build a lasting enterprise that benefits the employees and the surrounding community.

Maximizing the use of industrial automation in your company is a commitment to excel. recognizes that this investment in equipment should be integrated with a larger business vision and strategy.

The upcoming A3 Business Forum February 3 – 5 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida brings together updates on robotics, machine vision, and motion control with leaders delving into topics on excellence and global business trends.

Running a company requires bringing many moving parts into balance. Take a look at what will be happening at the Forum and how that will have lasting benefits in your operations.

People Insights

Satisfied customers generate revenue on a repeat basis. The use of automation and robotics can deliver quality products that give you a world-class reputation among customers and your employees.

Those working internally can hinder the mission or propel the work forward. During the A3 Business Forum, you’ll learn ways to keep employees involved in moving the company in the right direction.

One of our speakers will be Dennis Snow who developed his customer service abilities during 20 years with the Walt Disney World Company. He launched the Disney Institute and carried out consulting assignments with some of the world’s largest companies and will teach you ways to hire service-oriented individuals.

Get input on creating innovation within your company from Luke Williams of New York University’s Stern School of Business and author of Disrupt: Think the Unthinkable to Spark Transformation in Your Business.

How to profit from changing business cycles is one of the topics that economist and author Alan Beaulieu will focus on during his address.

Companies that hire and retain top talent enjoy a competitive advantage. Dolly Penland of Predictive Results will provide the key takeaways.

Automation Knowledge

You’ll have the chance in smaller groups to discover the latest news regarding automation and robotics, imaging, and motion control. There will be fifteen breakout sessions among the

Friday’s main session will feature James Kuffner of Google speaking on “Intelligent Robotics and Automation in a Cloud-Connected World.” He is also the Adjunct Associate Professor at the Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon University.

You’ll also have opportunities to hear from:

  • Dr. Robin Murphy of Texas A&M who was given an award by the AUVSI Foundation, for her insertion of ground, air, and sea robots for urban search and rescue (US&R) at 11 disasters;
  • Michael Golway of Advanced Solutions who is a veteran at growing market share for technology companies through value innovation;
  • John Markoff of the New York Times who began writing about technology in 1977.

Get Involved

Over 500 industry leaders will be present. Attendees included in the Networking Directory and the A3 Business Forum Mobile App. The app will connect attendees with direct messaging before, during and after the forum.

Register for the three day event through the events page available on